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These are emails from Los Angeles City Council District 13 about the Burlington Apartments. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, District 13, CD13, CD 13, Mitch O'Farrell, Dan Halden, Juan Fregoso,...
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These are emails from Los Angeles City Council District 13 about homelessness. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, District 13, CD13, CD 13, Mitch O'Farrell, Dan Halden, Juan Fregoso,...
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This is a demand letter I sent to The Accelerated Schools on July 3, 2020 requesting that they unconditionally commit to stop violating the Brown Act with respect to committee meeting notifications.
Topics: Los Angeles, Charter Schools, Brown Act, The Accelerated Schools, Wayne Strumpfer, Grace Lee Chang,...
These are text messages and notifications sent out by the City of Beverly Hills between May 30 and June 7 2020 in response to protests in the City. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los angeles, George Floyd, Beverly Hills, Protests, Nixe Messaging, Text Messages, Notifications,...
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These are pleadings filed in the federal civil rights lawsuit Black Lives Matter et al. v. City of Los Angeles (June 2020).
Topics: Los Angeles, Black Lives Matter, Civil Rights, Cynthia Anderson-Barker, Carol Sobel, Melina Abdullah
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Jun 25, 2020
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These are some 2017 emails from the accounts of a couple of staffers from Los Angeles City Council District 12. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Council District 12, John Lee, Mitch Englander, City Staffer B, Phone...
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These are complaints for some eminent domain cases filed by the City of Los Angeles.
Topics: Los Angeles, Eminent Domain
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Jun 23, 2020
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These are pleadings filed in the case USA v. Jose Huizar, former Los Angeles City Councilmember.
Topics: Los Angeles, Jose Huizar, Richelle Huizar, RICO, City Council, CD14, Council District 14
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These are emails obtained from Los Angeles City Council District 14 staff that are to/from/cc Richelle Huizar. I was forced to file suit against the City of Los Angeles to obtain these via the California Public Records Act. The production is woefully incomplete because Jose Huizar has too much to hide at this point. You can find the petition in the case here .
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, CD14, Council District 14, Jose Huizar, Richelle Huizar, Paul Habib,...
These are videos from the YouTube channel of Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell, including the infamously idiotic Los Angeles River Follies
Topics: Los Angeles, Los Angeles River, Mitch O'Farrell, Paul Koretz, Nury Martinez, Jose Huizar, Herb...
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Jun 13, 2020
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These are some videos about the Los Angeles City Council and the Los Angeles River. Weird beyond description so I won't try to describe.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Nury Martinez, Jose Huizar, Mitch O'Farrell, Bob Blumenfield, Paul...
These are emails and other materials from Los Angeles City Council District 13 concerning a homeless encampment in Echo Park and a senior living facility across the street. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Council District 13, CD13, Echo Park, Homeless Issues, Homeless...
These are Los Angeles City Councilmember John S. Lee's appointment calendars for 2017 and 2018 and some assorted emails of his from 2017. At that time he was then-Councilmember Mitch Englander's chief of staff. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, John Lee, John S. Lee, Council District 12, Mitch Englander, City...
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This is the special meeting of the El Rio Community School Board of Directors held on June 9, 2020. Also included are the agenda and a letter from LAUSD distributed at the meeting.
Topics: Los Angeles, LAUSD, El Rio Community School, Katie Chau, Los Angeles Unified School District,...
These are some emails between me and Phil Caporale of the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training concerning a request for public records.
Topics: California, Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training, POST, Phil Caporale, California...
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These are pleadings from a federal civil rights lawsuit filed on June 3, 2020 by Black Lives Matter Los Angeles and others against the City of LA, the County of LA, and various officials. The issue is the curfews imposed in response to protests against police brutality in response to the murder of George Floyd by the Minneapolis PD.
Topics: George Floyd, Los Angeles, BLM, BLMLA, Black Lives Matter, Black Lives Matter Los Angeles, County...
These are two letters I received from Katie Sobczak Chau, supreme commander of El Rio Community School, a charter school authorized by LAUSD and set to open in September 2020, in response to some requests for public records I submitted to the school.
Topics: El Rio Community School, Highland Park, Gentrification, Los Angeles, Charter Schools, Waldorf...
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This is the June 3, 2020 meeting of the Pacific Palisades Business Improvement District Board of Directors. It was held via Zoom due to the pandemic.
Topics: Los Angeles, Business Improvement Districts, Pacific Palisades, Pacific Palisades BID, Rick Lemmo,...
These are emails and other records relating to scheduling homeless encampment sweeps. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Homelessness, Encampments, Encampment Sweeps, City Council, COVID, COVID-19,...
These are some emails between me and Rena Leddy, executive director of the Fashion District Business Improvement District in Los Angeles, concerning her public entity's compliance with the California Public Records Act. TLDR: She won't comply.
Topics: Los Angeles, Fashion District, Business Improvement Districts, Rena Leddy, Rena Masten Leddy, Rena...
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May 27, 2020
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These are videos created by the California Peace Officer Standards And Training (POST) folks, many from DVDs. ISO images of DVDs are included if you want all the menus and high definition as well as ripped versions of the video for ease of use. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act. I have 80 of these on DVD that I'm in the process of ripping and uploading here.
Topics: California, Peace Officer Standards and Training, POST, DVD, California Public Records Act
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May 23, 2020
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This is salary information from 2018 for the City of Los Angeles. I obtained this from Transparent California.
Topics: Los Angeles, Salaries, LAPD, Los Angeles Police Department
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These are materials relating to hand washing stations and portable toilets set up in the City of Los Angeles in response to COVID-19. The zip archive contains GIS information about the locations. There are also service records for the stations and some emails relating to the. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Homeless Encampments, LA Sanitation, Bureau of Public Works, COVID-19, Handwashing...
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These are Los Angeles City Council Committee Assignments current as of February 2020 and showing legislative assistants assignments as well. I obtained this via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, City Clerk, Committees, Legislative Assistants
These are emails between me and various staff at Los Angeles World Airports about a request I made to them via the California Public Records Act having to do with planning for LA-Xit.
Topics: Los Angeles, Los Angeles World Airports, LAWA, LAX, Angela Jamison, Weirdo Redactions, Badged...
These are some emails related to sweeps of homeless encampments in the City of Los Angeles. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Bureau of Sanitation, Homeless Encampments, Encampment Sweeps, Domingo Orosco
These are emails between me and Los Angeles City Council District 13 staffer Dan Halden concerning a 2019 request under the California Public Records Act. Halden finally produced at the end of April 2020. The records produced can be found here .
Topics: Los Angeles, California Public Records Act, Dan Halden, Mitch O'Farrell, CD13, Council District 13,...
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These are emails from 2018 and 2019 between Los Angeles City Council District 13 staffers Dan Halden and Juan Fregoso and local homeless services provider EPATH. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, CD13, Council District 13, Daniel Halden, Dan Halden, Juan Fregoso,...
Los Angeles Business Improvement Districts
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These are emails between Los Angeles City Council District staffer Dan Halden and correspondents at hollywoodbid.org from between January 1, 2018 and May 23, 2019. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Dan Halden, Daniel Halden, Council District 13, CD13, Mitch O'Farrell,...
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This is a letter sent by Los Angeles Metro to the office of City Council District 1 representative Gil Cedillo demanding that he pay more than $1.1M he owes to them for his street vending project at the Westlake/MacArthur Park Station Plaza.
Topics: Los Angeles, Metro, Gil Cedillo, Hugo Ortiz, CD1, Westlake, MacArthur Park, Street Vending
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May 3, 2020
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This is a resolution authored by Stuart Waldman of the Valley Industrial and Commercial Association, a trade lobbying group in the San Fernando Valley neighborhood of the City of Los Angeles. It was presented to the LA Planning Commission, then to the Mayor, and then to the City Council Planning and Land Use Management Committee. You can track the details in the following two Council Files: CF 20-0105 CF 20-0105-S1
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Eric Garcetti, Jose Huizar, Stuart Waldman, Valley Industrial And...
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May 1, 2020
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These are legal records from various public records lawsuits against the City of San Diego including pleadings and deposition materials. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: San Diego, California Public Records Act, City Attorney, Mara Elliott
Los Angeles Business Improvement Districts
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This is a FAQ about business improvement districts in the City of Los Angeles. It was prepared by the City Clerk's office, which coordinates BIDs in LA.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Clerk, Business Improvement Districts
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Apr 25, 2020
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This is data showing annual assessments paid to City of Los Angeles property-based business improvement districts. I took it from recent engineer's reports, some of which are years old. Thus due to annual assessment increases the current figures are certainly higher than those recorded here.
Topics: Los Angeles, Business Improvement Districts
These are reasonably current engineer's reports from the most recent renewal/establishment of City of Los Angeles property-based business improvement districts.
Topics: Los Angeles, Business Improvement Districts, Engineer's Reports
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Apr 25, 2020
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This is video of the Los Angeles City Council meeting of April 22, 2020.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, COVID-19, Coronavirus
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Apr 7, 2020
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This is video of the Los Angeles City Council meeting of April 7, 2020. It was carried out via teleconferencing due to the emergency created by the coronavirus pandemic.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Pandemic
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These are public records relating to real estate owned by Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti.
Topics: Los Angeles, Eric Garcetti, Mayor, Real Estate
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Mar 28, 2020
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This is video of the Los Angeles City Council meeting of March 27, 2020. It was carried out via Zoom teleconferencing due to the emergency created by the coronavirus pandemic.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Pandemic
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Mar 28, 2020
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These are motions introduced at meetings of the Los Angeles City Council
Topics: Motions, Los Angeles, Los Angeles City Council, City Council
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This is a letter from the League of California Cities to governor Gavin Newsom asking him to suspend a bunch of laws in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Topics: California, League of California Cities, Gavin Newsom, CEQA, coronavirus
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Mar 25, 2020
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These are pleadings filed in the federal criminal case USA v. Kim. Kim is a developer in Los Angeles charged with bribing Los Angeles City Councilmember Jose Huizar.
Topics: Los Angeles, Justin Kim, Justin Jangwoo Kim, Jose Huizar, Richelle Huizar, CD14, Los Angeles City...
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These are pleadings filed in the wrongful termination lawsuit brought by former staffer Jesse Leon against CD14 councilmember Jose Huizar.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, District 14, CD14, Jesse Leon, Jose Huizar
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These are various reports and data from the Los Angeles Department of Sanitation summarizing their work sweeping homeless encampments and cleaning up illegal dump sites. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Department of Sanitation, LAMC 56.11, Homeless Encampments, Encampment Sweeps, Clean...
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Mar 22, 2020
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This is the official video of the Los Angeles City Council meeting from March 17, 2020. The meeting was closed to in-person public attendance due to the coronavirus pandemic in accordance with California Governor Gavin Newsom's suspension of parts of the Brown Act. The public was allowed to watch and to comment remotely from the City Hall patio.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Brown Act, Coronavirus
These are various public records associated with Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu and a property at 2512 Workman Street in Los Angeles that he owns with his sister Esther Ryu. More properly, that's owned by Daejopia LLC which, apparently, he and Esther are the beneficial owners of. Daejopia's agent for service of process and manager is Ryu's brother Joseph Ryu.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, David Ryu, Esther Ryu, Joseph Ryu, Daejopia LLC, 2512 Workman Street
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This is a letter from Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez announcing that the Council will meet only weekly in March 2020 due to the coronavirus emergency.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Nury Martinez, March 2020, Coronavirus
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These are reports produced by the subdivision of Los Angeles Sanitation that does homeless encampment sweeps and cleans up illegal dumping sites. They have aggregated statistics about their work. These are from 2019 and the first two months of 2020. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, LA San, Los Angeles Sanitation Department, Homeless Encampments, Encampment Sweeps
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These are recent Form 700 disclosure forms filed by Los Angeles city councilmembers. Except for CD12 rep John Lee, who hasn't filed one as an actual CM yet. His is from 2017 when he left Mitch Englander's staff.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Form 700, Ethics, Disclosure of Economic Interests
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Mar 17, 2020
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These are motions introduced in the Los Angeles City Council meeting of March 17, 2020. Mostly emergency items relating to coronavirus.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Coronavirus, Emergency Motions
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These are pleadings from a federal suit filed on March 10, 2020 by business front group The LA Alliance for Human Rights against the City of Los Angeles seeking to require the City to forcibly remove unhoused residents from the streets.
Topics: Los Angeles, Drew Pinsky, Dr. Drew, Elizabeth Mitchell, Don Steier, LA Alliance For Human Rights,...
These are records related to former Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitchell Englander's arrest, trial, and conviction for public corruption.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Council District 12, Mitch Englander, Mitchell Englander, CD12, FBI, Las...
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These are records pertaining to Los Angeles Metro's Use of Thruvision Portable Scanners. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Metro, Thruvision, LAPD, TSA, Los Angeles Police Department, Transportation Security...
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These are photos and a movie made by Los Angeles Metro at a test of mobile body scanning machines on September 25, 2019. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act
Topics: Los Angeles, Metro, Thruvision, LAPD, TSA, Los Angeles Police Department, Transportation Security...
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These are schedules from the Los Angeles Department of Sanitation showing homeless encampment sweeps scheduled from February 17 through March 13, 2020 and in some cases through April 10, 2020. These include both CARE and CARE+ sweep teams, although not any sweeps in City parks. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Sanitation, LA San, Livability Services Division, Homeless Encampments, Encampment...
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Mar 3, 2020
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These are LAPD training videos released by the department pursuant to SB978 .
Topics: Los Angeles, LAPD, Los Angeles Police Department, Training, Videos
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These are emails to/from Los Angeles City Council District 1 about various issues involving a commercial development project at 1330 Pico Blvd. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act as an MBOX file, which is included here. I also exported the email bodies as PDFs and the attachments in their respective formats. I also converted all the winmail.dat files to regular file formats (using the invaluable tool tnef, which I highly recommend).
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, 1330 Pico, Pico Blvd, Council District 1, CD1, Gerald Gubatan, Gil...
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These are copies of schedules for Los Angeles City Park Rangers to sweep homeless encampments in City Parks. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Recreation And Parks, RAP, Homeless Issues, Homeless Encampments, Encampment Sweeps,...
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These are some 2020 emails from the account of Los Angeles City Council District 13 field deputy Juan Fregoso about homeless encampment sweeps in Echo Park. These were obtained by a citizen of Los Angeles via the California Public Records Act and subsequently made available to me.
Topics: Los Angeles, Homeless Encampments, Homeless Rights, Echo Park, Mitch O'Farrell, City Council,...
These are emails and some other documents involving the City of Los Angeles's Unified Homelessness Response Center, Council District 6, and other actors. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Homelessness, Unified Homeless Response Center, Unified Homelessness Response Center,...
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These are some emails and some contracts that I obtained from El Rio Community School via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Charter Schools, El Rio Community School, LAUSD, Los Angeles Unified School District,...
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Feb 22, 2020
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This is the employee travel policy of the Los Angeles Unified School District, November 2018 edition
Topics: Los Angeles, LAUSD, Los Angeles Unified School District, Travel Policy, Per Diem
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These are bank statements for El Rio Community School, a Waldorf Charter School in Highland Park, Los Angeles. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, LAUSD, Los Angeles Unified School District, Waldorf Schools, Charter Schools, Highland...
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Feb 20, 2020
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These are letters of support or opposition submitted for AB2093 (2020). This bill is sponsored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria, and would require public agencies to retain email for two years.
Topics: Todd Gloria, California State Assembly, AB2093, California Public Records Act
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Feb 18, 2020
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These are a few records relating to LAX's decision to require all passenger pickups other than buses, limousines, and premium ride-hailing companies to pick up passengers at a special lot off-site.
Topics: Los Angeles, Los Angeles World Airports, LAWA, LAX, LAXit, Uber, Lyft, Limousines
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Feb 15, 2020
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These are letters of support or opposition submitted for SB931 . This bill would amend the Brown Act to require agencies to send agendas and supporting documents via email if so requested. It was introduced by California State Senator Bob Wieckowski.
Topics: California, Bob Wieckowski, SB931, Brown Act
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Feb 14, 2020
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These are some appeals filed by people who were added to the California Gang Database by the LAPD. These particular appeals were the subject of an article in the Los Angeles Times . I obtained them via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, LAPD, Los Angeles Police Department, CalGang, California Gang Database
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These are more than a thousand emails between the City of Rancho Palos Verdes and various correspondents at the Trump Organization. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Rancho Palos Verdes, Donald Trump, Trump Organization, Trump National Golf Course
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These are pleadings filed in the 2020 federal case Melina Abdullah v. City of Los Angeles. Abdullah is a Los Angeles Black Lives Matter activist. She's suing the City for malicious prosecution and false imprisonment. See this story in the Los Angeles Times for background.
Topics: Los Angeles, LAPD, Los Angeles Police Department, Black Lives Matter, Black Lives Matter Los...
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These are some emails between me and Bethelwel Wilson of the Los Angeles City Attorney's office regarding a couple of requests I made pursuant to the California Public Records Act. 
Topics: Los Angeles, Nuisance Abatement, Frank Mateljan, Bethelwel Wilson, Jonathan Cristall, Los Angeles...
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These are pleadings from the case Schellenberg v. City of Los Angeles, filed on February 10, 2020 about LAPD officer participation in anti-homeless vigilante Facebook pages. See this article in the LA Times for background .
Topics: Los Angeles, LAPD, Facebook, Rex Schellenberg, Fern Peskin-White, San Fernando Valley, Sean Dinse,...
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Feb 9, 2020
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These are weekly data snapshots regarding illegal dumping cleanups and homeless encampment sweeps. They are produced by Los Angeles Sanitation.
Topics: Los Angeles, Sanitation, LASAN, LA SaN, Illegal dumping, homeless encampments, encampment sweeps
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These are spreadsheets produced by the Los Angeles Department of Sanitation showing weight of material disposed of at illegal dumping sites and homeless encampments organized by month and by Council District. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Department of Sanitation, Livability Services Division, Clean Streets Los Angeles,...
These are some nuisance abatement complaints filed by the Los Angeles City Attorney's office in 2015 and 2019. These weren't produced in response to my earlier requests for some reason. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act. Here are the rest of them: 2015 2016 2017-2019
Topics: Los Angeles, City Attorney, Mike Feuer, Nuisance Abatement, Gang Injunction, Gentrification
This is a memo sent out by the California Commission on Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) about a request they'd received under the California Public Records Act from KQED in 2019.  The request sought police officer training records and POST apparently asked all California Police Departments to provide lists of officers whose assignments required anonymity as these, according to the memo, are exempt from release pursuant to the CPRA. I obtained this via the California Public Records...
Topics: POST, Commission on Police Officer Standards And Training, CPRA, California Public Records Act,...
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These are printouts showing every Los Angeles Airport Police call for service at LAX relating to narcotics. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Los Angeles World Airports, LAX, Los Angeles Airport Police, LAXPD, Marijuana,...
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This is a list of all California Public Records Act lawsuits filed against the City of Los Angeles between 2016 and 2019 which were resolved as of January 28, 2020 along with the amount of money the City paid in each case. There are others still pending. I received this list via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, California Public Records Act, City Attorney
This is a letter I sent to Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin asking him to audit the City's compliance with the California Public Records Act in order to increase access to records and to limit the City's significant liability exposure due to noncompliance.
Topics: Los Angeles, Ron Galperin, Controller, California Public Records Act
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Feb 8, 2020
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This is an annual activities report from Los Angeles City Council District 1 field deputy Ricardo Flores. I received this via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Council, Council District 1, CD1, Ricardo Flores, Gil Cedillo
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Feb 7, 2020
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Agendas for the February 12, 2020 meetings of various boards of directors associated with the Central City East Association.
Topics: Los Angeles, Business Improvement Districts, Downtown Industrial District BID, Central City East...
These are emails between me and Steph Bernstein, Director of Operations at the Downtown Center Business Improvement District in Los Angeles having to do with copying public records at inspection time.
Topics: Los Angeles, Business Improvement Districts, Downtown Center BID, Steph Bernstein, California...
These are various depositions that I obtained from the Downtown Center Business Improvement District via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Business Improvement Districts, DCBID, Downtown Center BID, Carol Schatz, Herman Pang,...
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These are pleadings filed in the homeless civil rights case Mahoney et al. v. City of Sacramento. Here's a write-up on the case from the Sacramento Bee .
Topics: Sacramento, Civil Rights, Homeless People, Homelessness, Mark Merin, Federal Court, Encampments
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These are rent registries provided by HCIDLA -- Housing and Community Investment Department of Los Angeles -- in response to requests under the California Public Records Act, which is also how I obtained them.
Topics: Los Angeles, Rent Registry, HCIDLA, Housing and Community Investement Department of Los Angeles,...
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Here is a 2009 article by Los Angeles City Attorney staffers Jonathan Cristall and Liora Forman-Echols about the techniques they developed to use civil nuisance complaints against putatively gang-controlled properties in Los Angeles. Also included is a powerpoint presentation by the City Attorney about this process. I obtained these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Nuisance Abatement, City Attorney, Mike Feuer, Jonathan Cristall, Liora Forman-Echols,...
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This is the January 29, 2020 meeting of the Los Angeles Unified Homeless Response Center Policy Group.
Topics: Los Angeles, Homelessness, Encampments, Sweeps, Services Not Sweeps, LAPD, Los Angeles Police...
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This is a ceremony held on January 26, 2020 in Highland Park, Los Angeles, for the purpose of blessing the mural Tenochitlan: The Wall That Speaks, which is located on the southwest corner of North Figueroa Street and Avenue 61.
Topics: Los Angeles, Murals, Highland Park, Gentrification, Brenda Perez, Restorative Justice For The Arts,...
These are emails between Inner City Education Foundation Charter Schools commander Dr. Parker Hudnut and Elizabeth Robitaille of the California Charter School Association having to do with closing down ICEF school Lou Dantzler Elementary in South Los Angeles in 2018.
Topics: Los Angeles, LAUSD, Los Angeles Unified School District, Charter Schools, CCSA, California Charter...
This is audio of the January 23, 2020 meeting of the board of directors of the Los Angeles Chinatown Business Improvement District.
Topics: Business Improvement District, Los Angeles, Chinatown, George Yu, Theo Henderson, Street Vending,...
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This is a spreadsheet created by the Los Angeles City Attorney's office showing all lawsuits to which the City is a party from 2018 and 2019. I obtained this via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Attorney, Los Angeles City Attorney
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Jan 21, 2020
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These are pleadings in the California Public Records Act petition I filed on January 17, 2020 against El Rio Community Schools, seeking to compel their compliance with the law.
Topics: Los Angeles, Charter Schools, Los Angeles Unified School District, LAUSD, El Rio Community School,...
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Jan 20, 2020
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These are pleadings filed in the California Public Records Act lawsuit I filed in January 2020 against PUC Charter Schools in Los Angeles, seeking to compel them to comply with the law.
Topics: Los Angeles, LAUSD, Los Angeles Unified School District, PUC Schools, Partnership to Uplift...
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Jan 20, 2020
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These are pleadings filed in the California Public Records Act case Riskin v. City of Los Angeles, in particular Los Angeles City Council District 7. Filed on January 17, 2020.
Topics: Los Angeles, Council District 7, CD7, Monica Rodriguez, City Council, California Public Records Act
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Jan 20, 2020
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These are emails obtained from ICEFPS, a Los Angeles area charter school operator, via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Charter Schools, LAUSD, Los Angeles Unified School District, Charter Schools, Parker...
Los Angeles Business Improvement Districts
Jan 16, 2020
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These are pleadings filed in my lawsuit against the North Figueroa Association, which administers the Highland Park Business Improvement District for the City of Los Angeles. The lawsuit also names the Lincoln Heights Business Improvement District. The issue is their lack of compliance with the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Highland Park, North Figueroa Association, Misty Iwatsu, Figueroa Street, Highland...
These are emails between me and Los Angeles Deputy City Attorney Bethelwel Wilson about how the City Attorney's office chooses targets for its civil nuisance abatement lawsuits.
Topics: Los Angeles, City Attorney, Bethelwel Wilson, Nuisance Abatement, Gang Enforcement, LAPD, Los...
These are various documents from Los Angeles City Council files having to do with the disposal of City property for the putative purpose of stimulating economic development.
Topics: Los Angeles, Joe Buscaino, CD15, City Council, Council Files, Economic Development Committee,...
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This is a spreadsheet from the Los Angeles Department of Sanitation having to do with the scheduling of sweeps of homeless encampments. I obtained this via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, LA San, Los Angeles Sanitation, CARE Teams, CARE+ Teams, Unified Homeless Response...
Community Video
Jan 8, 2020
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This is a Brazilian video with two Los Angeles police officers of some sort being interviewed in Portuguese. I obtained this via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Police, LAPD, Airport Police, Brazil
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These are a bunch of big files sent or received by Los Angeles World Airports staffers via email attachment in 2019. I received these via the California Public Records Act.
Topics: Los Angeles, Los Angeles World Airports, LAWA, LAX, Email, Email Attachments